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Grande Prairie Public School Division
Every Student Succeeds
Parents

Get Involved!

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Parents are key partners in their child's learning and success.
You can support your child by:

  • attending special events at school
  •  reading together often
  • knowing school rules, expectations, discipline policies, and assessment practices
  • reading newsletters, agendas and notes from the teacher
  • participating in parent-teacher interviews
  • talking with your child about school, his/her interests and friends


School Councils

School Councils provide advice and assistance to school principals and trustees regarding educational issues.
Involvement on these councils includes:

  • focusing on educational matters
  • informing school planning
  •  serving as a liaison between parents, the school, and community groups
  • locating resources such as speakers and volunteers
  • gathering information and sharing experiences
  • supporting the goals and objectives of the school

Alberta School Councils Association

School Societies / Associations

School Societies is a group of parents that meet to discuss school support ideas, and act as a go-between for parents and teaching staff to raise funds to enhance our children's education.

Fundraising Associations: Alberta School Councils' Association


Volunteering

Please lend a hand to your child's school! There are many different ways you can help out. For more information, contact your child's school.

 

Division Involvement

Input from parents and the community assists the Board in making decisions that ensure students are provided with the best possible education.
Involvement at the Division level can include:

·        attending public Board meetings

·        filling in public opinion polls and surveys

·        contacting trustees with ideas and concerns

·        understanding board policies and reading board minutes

·        keeping up to the date on local issues such as elections, government policies and teacher bargaining

 

KidsInsured™ Student Accident Insurance

KidsInsured™ Student Accident Insurance, provided by MSH International and underwritten by Certain Lloyd's Underwriters, KidsInsured™ is a family-first product, ensuring financial peace of mind when accidents strike. 

KidsInsured™ Student Accident Insurance has plans to suit every family's budget ranging from $13/year to $33/year depending on the plan selected. All plans provide 24/7 coverage and a variety of important accident benefits. Benefit limits differ based on each plan.

To apply for the KidsInsured™ Student Accident Insurance or to find out more, visit https://kidsinsured.com/ 

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Alberta Education myPass​

myPass is a service from Alberta Education that is a secure self-service site for students to:

  1. View and print diploma exam results
  2. Order high school transcripts
  3. View progress towards a diploma or certificate
  4. A number of other services

After they register, this site provides students access to information about their education.

Information: https://education.alberta.ca/resources/mypass/